Upper Saddle River, NJ High Speed Internet Service

Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 4 choices for service in Upper Saddle River, NJ that meet this minimum speed threshold. Of course, many households will find this minimum speed is not sufficient for their needs, especially if they often have multiple downloads occurring simultaneously.
We aim to help you find the best choice when shopping for high speed internet service in Upper Saddle River by using our ranking algorithm that takes into consideration the upload speed, download speed, coverage area and overall value. A summary of our results is as follows:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1OptimumCable, Fiber10000 Mbps10000 Mbps98.6%
2VerizonFiber940 Mbps880 Mbps99.8%
3ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
4HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Upper Saddle River NJ Internet Access Options

Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.

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Broadband Internet Speeds

How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Upper Saddle River compare to Bergen County? The average speed in Upper Saddle River is 32.3 Mbps which is slower than Bergen County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the New Jersey average of 28.79 Mbps.

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Upper Saddle River Internet Access Facts

  • The average download speed in Upper Saddle River is 4.7% slower than the Bergen County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Upper Saddle River is 7.19 Mbps. This is 37.2% slower than the Bergen County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 97.2% of Bergen County residents

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 96.0% of Bergen County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Bergen County is 33.9 Mbps based upon 2168952 samples taken in the past year

  • The average download speed in Upper Saddle River is 12.2% faster than the average in New Jersey and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

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Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Upper Saddle River residents who have access to each of these technology types.


Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Optimum as the top provider for Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.

How do the internet speeds in Upper Saddle River compare to other cities in New Jersey?

Click through to see how the Upper Saddle River broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Barnegat, Gibbsboro, Madison, Robbinsville, Sea Girt, Shrewsbury, Strathmore

How many broadband service providers are there near me?

Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Upper Saddle River, NJ residents.

What is cable internet service?

Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.

What is Mbps?

Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.

What download speed do I need to stream movies?

For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Upper Saddle River, New Jersey?

The following zip codes were used: 7458

Who has the fastest internet service in Upper Saddle River?

Optimum with a download speed of 10000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Upper Saddle River.




Upper Saddle River Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


Optimum

  • 410+ channels
  • Voice activated remote control
  • Customize your plan
  • Optimum entertainment experience available on the new Apple TV in 4K
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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